Great Lakes Fishery Commission: Fishery Research Program Call for Pre-Proposals


Great Lakes Fishery Commission


Fishery Research Program

For More Information

Call for Pre-Proposals

For additional information please visit the program's website.


Pre-proposals for the 2019 funding cycle for the Fishery Research Program are being accepted until January 15, 2018. Please review the call for proposals before submitting your pre-proposal. Pre-proposals should be submitted through the online portal, which contains detailed submission instructions.

Funding Availability

Individual awards are typically between $35,000 and $100,000 per year.

Indirect Costs


Special Notes

  • Investigators may not be listed on more than 3 pre-proposals submitted to this program
  • Investigators at Canadian agencies or institutions must submit budget information in CDN
  • Publication charges must not be included in the budget in accordance with the commission’s publication charge policy
  • Projects may not start before January 1, 2019.


If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

External Deadline

Researchers will be responsible for submitting their pre-proposal to the sponsor in accordance with their submission guidelines.  Researchers invited to submit a full proposal must notify the Office of Research Services.  At the time of full proposal, an OR5 and full application must be submitted to the Office of Research Services 1 week prior to the external deadline for review.

For Questions, please contact

For program-specific questions: Fishery Research Program: or call 734-662-3209 and ask to speak to a Science Program staff member.

Office of Research

Meghan Grimes, Awards and Agreements Officer
Office of Research Services
519-824-4120 x54807

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